Biography & Autobiography Books - 2021 Bestsellers - Page 6

The Dead Are Arising: The Life of Malcolm X By Les Payne, Tamara Payne Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781631491665
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Published: Liveright - October 20th, 2020

WINNER • 2021 PULITZER PRIZE IN BIOGRAPHY • WINNER — 2020 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR NONFICTION • TIME Magazine — 10 Best Nonfiction Books of 2020 • A New York Times Notable Book of 2020 and Editors' Choice Selection • Best Books of 2020: NPR, Washington Post, Library Journal, Chicago Public Library • Excerpted in The New Yorker • Longlisted — Andrew Ca


The Long Tail of Trauma: A Memoir By Elizabeth Wilcox Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781950584628
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Published: Green Place Books - November 11th, 2020

 This is a story of mothers. This is a story of daughters. This is a story of the trauma we carry and the trauma we tend to. So begins this multigenerational memoir that explores the author's maternal history of repeated trauma, separation, adverse childhood experiences (ACES) and their impact on mental health.


Finding Chika: A Little Girl, an Earthquake, and the Making of a Family By Mitch Albom Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062952400
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - May 18th, 2021

"Mitch Albom has done it again with this moving memoir of love and loss. You can’t help but fall for Chika. A page-turner that will no doubt become a classic.” --Mary Karr, author of The Liars’ Club and The Art of Memoir


Every Day Is a Gift: A Memoir By Tammy Duckworth Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781538718506
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Published: Twelve - March 30th, 2021

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! 

Learn the incredible story of Illinois senator and Iraq War veteran Tammy Duckworth and see what inspired her to follow the path that made her who she is today.


In Every Day Is a Gift, Tammy Duckworth takes readers through the amazing—and amazingly true—stories from her incomparable life.


Lincoln's Mentors: The Education of a Leader By Michael J. Gerhardt Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780062877192
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Published: Mariner Books - February 2nd, 2021

A brilliant and novel examination of how Abraham Lincoln mastered the art of leadership


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The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother By James McBride Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781594481925
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 7th, 2006

From the bestselling author of Deacon King Kong and the National Book Award-winning The Good Lord Bird: The modern classic that spent more than two years on The New York Times bestseller list and that Oprah.com calls one of the best memoirs of a generation. 


Eleanor By David Michaelis Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781439192016
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 6th, 2020

New York Times Bestseller

Prizewinning bestselling author David Michaelis presents a “stunning” (The Wall Street Journal) breakthrough portrait of Eleanor Roosevelt, America’s longest-serving First Lady, an avatar of democracy whose ever-expanding agency as diplomat, activist, and humanitarian made her one of the world’s most widely admired a


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Joe Biden: The Life, the Run, and What Matters Now By Evan Osnos Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9781982174026
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Published: Scribner - October 27th, 2020

A FINANCIAL TIMES BEST BOOK OF 2020

A concise, brilliant, and trenchant examination of Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s successful lifelong quest for the presidency by National Book Award winner Evan Osnos.

President Joseph R. Biden Jr.


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Group: How One Therapist and a Circle of Strangers Saved My Life By Christie Tate Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982154615
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - October 27th, 2020

A REESE’S BOOK CLUB PICK AND INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“Often hilarious and ultimately very touching.” —People

“Have you ever read a book that made you want to hug the author?” —Reese Witherspoon

“This unrestrained memoir is a transporting experience and one of the mo


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Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir By Natasha Trethewey Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062248589
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Published: Ecco - June 1st, 2021

An Instant New York Times Bestseller 

A New York Times Notable Book 

One of Barack Obama's Favorite Books of 2020


The Empathy Diaries: A Memoir By Sherry Turkle Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525560098
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Published: Penguin Press - March 2nd, 2021

“A beautiful book… an instant classic of the genre.” —Dwight Garner, New York Times A New York Times Critics’ Top Book of 2021 A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice Named a Best N


His Very Best: Jimmy Carter, a Life By Jonathan Alter Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781501125546
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 21st, 2021

From one of America’s most respected journalists and modern historians comes the highly acclaimed, “splendid” (The Washington Post) biography of Jimmy Carter, the thirty-ninth president of the United States and Nobel Prize–winning humanitarian.

Jonathan Alter tells the epic story of an enigmatic man of faith and his improbable journey from barefo